June 2019

From Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander in Chief Book by James M. McPherson History book reminds us that the South had a fraction of the power, and resources of the North at the beginning and at the end of the American Civil War. “At a railroad station in Montgomery on February 16, Jefferson Davis […]

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Supply Train Problems During the Revolutionary War

by Daniel Russ on June 25, 2019

In “Valley Forge” by Bob Drury, Tom Clavin we talk about how difficult it was to provision Colonial Troops even though they fought on their own soil versus an army from an ocean away. Every recruit was promised daily a pound of bread, three pints of dried vegetables, a pint of milk, a quart of […]

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Marine Corps Silent Drill Team 2019

June 20, 2019
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  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=huGez7dAKS8&t=585s   Related Posts:Stay Tunes For Similar Posts

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Ledger Art By Howling Wolf, Chief of the Southern Cheyenne.

June 16, 2019
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While he was being held in a US prison in Fort Marion in Saint Augustine, Florida, Howling Wolf made art to tell his stories. Much of it was done on pre printed lined paper one might give a school child. Some of the these are quite beautiful. He rejected tribal dress for a while but […]

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Exhausted by the War of 1812, the Treaty of Ghent Was Signed.

June 11, 2019
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  When you look at the negotiations for the Treaty of Ghent, it becomes abundantly clear that there was little taste for more expensive warfare in the new world. Britain certainly wanted to stop American expansion. That said the notion that the Brits should keep Canada was basically ignored by the colonies they would recognize […]

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Cato The Elder at Valley Forge.

June 6, 2019
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It never ceases to amaze me how people hundreds, even thousands of years ago consulted history’s lessons. In Rick Atkinsons book Valley Forge, we are reminded that the officers who curated the Colonial army and fought against the British empire were versed in the history of Quintus Fabius Maximus Verrucosus, the Roman Consul that set […]

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Medieval Irish UFO Report. From Jacque Vallee’s Wonders In The Sky.

June 2, 2019
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  Circa May 698, Ireland, location unknown- Three flying shields A passage extracted from a 17th century transcription of an older but undated manuscript offers another example of the use of the term ‘shield’ in connection with a phenomenon in the sky. As noted by researcher Yannis Deliyannis, “it is interesting and unusual in medieval […]

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